Article | SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden | Realistic Virtual Characters in Treatments for Social Disorders an Extensive Agent Architecture

Title:
Realistic Virtual Characters in Treatments for Social Disorders an Extensive Agent Architecture
Author:
Pierangelo Dell’Acqua: Dept. of Science and Technology, Linköping University, Sweden Anja Johansson: Dept. of Science and Technology, Linköping University, Sweden
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Year:
2007
Conference:
SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden
Issue:
028
Article no.:
011
Pages:
46–52
No. of pages:
7
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2007-12-20
ISBN:
978-91-7393-990-4
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


Interactive virtual reality applications have lately been used as a complementary tool in the treatment of people with different kinds of psychological disorders. A number of these projects would benefit from a more realistic behavior of virtual characters. In this paper we describe our ongoing work on an advanced emotional agent architecture for virtual characters and propose new potential applications within the area of health care.

Keywords: Virtual reality; artificial intelligence; agent architectures

SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden

Author:
Pierangelo Dell’Acqua, Anja Johansson
Title:
Realistic Virtual Characters in Treatments for Social Disorders an Extensive Agent Architecture
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SIGRAD 2007. The Annual SIGRAD Conference; Special Theme: Computer Graphics in Healthcare; November 28-29; 2007; Uppsala; Sweden

Author:
Pierangelo Dell’Acqua, Anja Johansson
Title:
Realistic Virtual Characters in Treatments for Social Disorders an Extensive Agent Architecture
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